Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1031 1049 1022
Rank change year-on-year +18 -27 +37
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 120 96 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.074% 0.060% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.25% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 108 80 188
England median annual salary £47,250 £42,767 £54,150
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.48% -21.02% +14.00%
10th Percentile £29,640 £27,125 £32,125
90th Percentile £72,375 £62,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,000 £42,535 £54,150
% change year-on-year +10.50% -21.45% +14.00%

SUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 38,482 38,997 49,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.64% 24.48% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 31,401 32,878 42,008
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.45% +2.35%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SUSE in England.

Salary trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SUSE in England

SUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 47 £52,500 -12.50% 6
North of England +17 32 £36,000 +2.86% 4
North West +1 23 £36,000 +2.86% 2
Midlands +19 21 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East Midlands - 19 £47,500 - 1
South East -38 13 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Yorkshire - 8 £32,500 - 1
East of England -5 4 £60,000 +20.00%
South West -22 4 £40,500 +65.31% 2
West Midlands +5 2 £22,500 -59.09%
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1
SUSE
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 120 (100.00%) Linux
2 100 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 62 (51.67%) CentOS
4 59 (49.17%) Windows
5 41 (34.17%) Unix
6 38 (31.67%) Python
7 37 (30.83%) VMware
8 36 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 35 (29.17%) Debian
10 33 (27.50%) Bash Shell
11 32 (26.67%) Puppet
12 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
13 29 (24.17%) Ubuntu
13 29 (24.17%) Perl
13 29 (24.17%) Microsoft Azure
14 28 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
14 28 (23.33%) Windows Server
15 27 (22.50%) SQL
16 26 (21.67%) Solaris
16 26 (21.67%) Ansible
17 25 (20.83%) DevOps
17 25 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
17 25 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (20.83%) IBM
17 25 (20.83%) Korn
17 25 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (20.00%) Finance
19 23 (19.17%) Fedora
20 21 (17.50%) Firewall
20 21 (17.50%) DNS

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (13.33%) Apache
2 10 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.50%) IIS
4 3 (2.50%) NetWeaver
4 3 (2.50%) nginx
4 3 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.67%) GroupWise
5 2 (1.67%) JBoss
6 1 (0.83%) Confluence
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 3 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.83%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (24.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (9.17%) GitHub
4 10 (8.33%) Office 365
5 5 (4.17%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.50%) PaaS
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.83%) Route 53
7 1 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.50%) DNS
1 21 (17.50%) Firewall
2 19 (15.83%) TCP/IP
3 17 (14.17%) SAN
3 17 (14.17%) VPN
4 16 (13.33%) DHCP
4 16 (13.33%) LAN
5 15 (12.50%) WAN
6 12 (10.00%) HTTP
7 8 (6.67%) Network Security
8 5 (4.17%) BGP
8 5 (4.17%) Ethernet
8 5 (4.17%) MPLS
8 5 (4.17%) NetScaler
8 5 (4.17%) SMTP
8 5 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.33%) EIGRP
9 4 (3.33%) NAS
9 4 (3.33%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (2.50%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (9.17%) SAP HANA
4 7 (5.83%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.00%) MySQL
6 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.50%) Big Data
8 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.67%) Electronic Patient Records
8 2 (1.67%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.67%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.83%) DB2
9 1 (0.83%) Informix
9 1 (0.83%) OLTP
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (15.83%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.67%) TeamCity
3 12 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.33%) Hudson
4 10 (8.33%) MSBuild
4 10 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.33%) Maven
5 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.50%) JIRA
7 2 (1.67%) Ant
7 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.67%) GCC
7 2 (1.67%) GDB
7 2 (1.67%) Gradle
7 2 (1.67%) ProC
8 1 (0.83%) GitLab
8 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 24 (20.00%) Finance
2 15 (12.50%) Retail
3 11 (9.17%) Banking
4 10 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.67%) Electronics
6 2 (1.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (25.00%) Administrator
1 30 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 25 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
2 25 (20.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 21 (17.50%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 12 (10.00%) Consultant
5 12 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.00%) Linux Support
6 11 (9.17%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.67%) Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (6.67%) Python Engineer
7 8 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.67%) Windows DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.00%) Electronic Trading Support
9 6 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (9.17%) CSS
3 10 (8.33%) LDAP
3 10 (8.33%) React
4 7 (5.83%) HTML
4 7 (5.83%) XML
5 5 (4.17%) JRuby
5 5 (4.17%) SOAP
5 5 (4.17%) Web Services
6 4 (3.33%) .NET
6 4 (3.33%) ODBC
7 3 (2.50%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (2.50%) JMS
7 3 (2.50%) Rendezvous
7 3 (2.50%) SAP Basis
7 3 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (1.67%) Ajax
8 2 (1.67%) GWT
8 2 (1.67%) JSON
8 2 (1.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Eurex
2 10 (8.33%) Robotics
3 9 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.83%) Clustering
4 7 (5.83%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.83%) LPAR
5 6 (5.00%) Replication
6 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.67%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.83%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 120 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (51.67%) CentOS
3 59 (49.17%) Windows
4 41 (34.17%) Unix
5 36 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (29.17%) Debian
7 29 (24.17%) Ubuntu
8 28 (23.33%) Windows Server
9 26 (21.67%) Solaris
10 23 (19.17%) Fedora
11 17 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (10.83%) AIX
14 12 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (8.33%) Windows 10
16 8 (6.67%) Windows 7
17 6 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 6 (5.00%) Windows 8
18 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
19 4 (3.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (20.83%) DevOps
1 25 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (17.50%) ITIL
3 14 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
5 11 (9.17%) Continuous Deployment
5 11 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (9.17%) Electronic Trading
5 11 (9.17%) Project Management
6 10 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (8.33%) Build Automation
6 10 (8.33%) High Availability
6 10 (8.33%) Robotic Process Automation
7 9 (7.50%) Migration
7 9 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.83%) Open Source
9 7 (5.83%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.67%) Python
2 33 (27.50%) Bash Shell
3 29 (24.17%) Perl
4 27 (22.50%) SQL
5 25 (20.83%) Korn
6 14 (11.67%) PowerShell
7 12 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 11 (9.17%) Ruby
9 10 (8.33%) Bourne shell
9 10 (8.33%) C
10 9 (7.50%) C++
10 9 (7.50%) Java
11 7 (5.83%) PHP
12 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.67%) C#
13 2 (1.67%) Groovy
13 2 (1.67%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.67%) Scala
13 2 (1.67%) VBScript
14 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) CCNA
1 6 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.17%) JNCIP
3 4 (3.33%) CCDA
3 4 (3.33%) CCNP
3 4 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (3.33%) JNCIA
3 4 (3.33%) JNCIS
4 3 (2.50%) Degree
4 3 (2.50%) MCSA
4 3 (2.50%) MCSE
4 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.67%) CCA
5 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.67%) MCP
5 2 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) GCP
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 17 (14.17%) Docker
4 11 (9.17%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.00%) Cronacle
5 6 (5.00%) vSphere
6 5 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 5 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (4.17%) XenApp
7 4 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.50%) Squid
9 1 (0.83%) NFS
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.83%) Samba
9 1 (0.83%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 32 (26.67%) Puppet
2 26 (21.67%) Ansible
3 14 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (10.00%) Terraform
5 10 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (5.00%) Nagios
7 5 (4.17%) Salt
7 5 (4.17%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 4 (3.33%) Kubernetes
8 4 (3.33%) vRealize
9 3 (2.50%) NetBackup
9 3 (2.50%) PureDisk
10 2 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.83%) Consul
11 1 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.83%) Packer
11 1 (0.83%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.83%) SCCM
11 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 100 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 37 (30.83%) VMware
3 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.83%) IBM
5 20 (16.67%) Oracle
6 15 (12.50%) Cisco
7 14 (11.67%) Bloomberg
7 14 (11.67%) Reuters
7 14 (11.67%) SAP
8 12 (10.00%) Fidessa
8 12 (10.00%) ION Trading
8 12 (10.00%) Patsystems
9 11 (9.17%) CQG
10 10 (8.33%) Blue Prism
10 10 (8.33%) Juniper
11 9 (7.50%) Algorithmics
11 9 (7.50%) GL TRADE
12 8 (6.67%) Citrix
12 8 (6.67%) EMC
13 5 (4.17%) HP